Petroleum Refinery Dynamics-Process Yields Optimisation-OG 8015

9th - 20th April 2018 (London, UK) 6th - 17th August 2018 (Dubai, UAE) 3rd - 14th December 2018 (London, UK)

Course Overview

This is a bespoke training course for professionals working directly or indirectly in the Petroleum
Refinery industry. It is designed for Process Engineers, Technologists, Operating and Supervisory
Personnel engaged in the refining activities who have a minimum of experience and who are
required to understand and discuss issues related to their processes. It is also beneficial for
technical sales personnel involved in selling equipment or supplies to the refining industry. The
course is made fluid to a lso accommodate new entrants into the industry with a view to
familiarising them with the dynamics of petroleum refinery.

Learning Outcome

Candidates at the end of the training programme will be able to:
 Develop personal competencies and build up expert knowledge of crude oil yield processes
in a range of equipment.
 Equip themselves with all the processes associated with the processing of petroleum into
finished products.
 Learn the basic tools for understanding the complex nature of Refining and its operations.
 Understand the basic components of refinery technology.
 Have an improved understanding of the operations, optimization, upgrading and modification of
existing facilities for an improved profitability in business.
 Understand the overall Refinery Flow.

Indicative Contents

 Overview of Petroleum Refinery Operations-Crude Processes, Cocking and Thermal
Processes, Atmospheric Distillation, Vacuum Distillation, Desalting and different types of
 Overview of Crude Oil Yields Refinery Technology-Characteristics of Crude Oil, Crude Oil
Products, Crude Oil Assay and Properties and Process Specifications.
 Motor Fuel Production Process-Fluid Catalytic Cracking, Hydrocrackng, isomerization, hydrotreating,
Alkylation and Catalytic Reforming.
 Blending for Product Specifications
 Acid Gas Treating
 Refinery Glass Plants
 Sulfur Recovering Plants
 Residue Reduction
 Case Studies and Group Discussions.
More Detail
Duration 10 working days
Certification A certificate of completion is granted on successful completion of the programme.
Location Dubai-UAE, London-UK
Travel and accommodation Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates
Fees Course fees for tuition, materials and certification: £4,750 (Excl. VAT) per delegate for 2 weeks.
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